Archive | September 20, 2011

SETTLERS ATTACK ON ACTIVIST – video

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video Operation Summer Seeds: Israel trains & arms settlers to attack Palestinian protesters MP Barghouthi warns of massacres after Israel arms, trains settlers Israel gives settlers weapons for September How US “charities” break tax laws to fund Israeli settlements | EI France’s JDL’s “Travel Agency” Call for “Militant Rampage […]

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Brazil backs Palestinian UN bid

PressTV – Tue Sep 20, 2011 1:55PM GMT Marco Aurelio Garcia, international affairs advisor of Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff The Brazilian government has reiterated its support for the recognition of a Palestinian state at the upcoming United Nations General Assembly session beginning this week, Press TV reports . Marco Aurelio Garcia, international affairs advisor to […]

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Bahar warns UN bid could bear ‘grave consequences’

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 20/09/2011 – 12:51 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Deputy speaker of the Palestinian Legislative Council Ahmed Bahar warned the Palestinian Authority’s bid for full membership in the UN could bear grave consequences on the Palestinians’ future. Bahar highlighted that the step at the UN means conceding 80 percent […]

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Police Arrests 54 Palestinian Workers in Israel

WAFA _ Sept 20, 2011 NAZARETH, September 20, 2011 (WAFA) – Israeli police Tuesday arrested 54 Palestinians from the West Bank who work in Israel, as part of its state of alertness in order to face the upcoming vote for the Palestinian bid in the United nations. Tel Aviv police raided workshops in Israel and […]

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Witnesses: Settlers set fire to fields in Qalqiliya

Maan News Agency | Sept 20, 2011 QALQILIYA (Ma’an) — Residents of the illegal Zufin settlement on Tuesday set fire to fields behind an area of the separation wall in Qalqiliya, witnesses said. Witnesses reported seeing a group of settlers in the area before a vast area of olive fields was set alight. They said […]

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2 teens die from injuries after Gaza tunnel collapse

انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون الله يرحم كل الشهداء Maan News Agency | September 20, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Two Palestinian teenagers have died from injuries sustained when a smuggling tunnel under Gaza’s border with Egypt collapsed on Monday, medics said. Ashraf Al-Qarra, 17, died on Monday afternoon and Haytham Abu Radwan, also […]

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Israeli army detains citizens and increases checkpoints and presence in villages

PNN – Palestine News Network – 20.09.11 – 15:21 The Israeli army detained citizen Baha’ Jaser Abdel -Razaq from Deit Ballut, Salfit, on Tuesday morning. The army arrested Abdel-Razaq in an olive field near “Al Ze’if’ settlement while he was checking on the trees and preparing for picking season. Settlers attacked Kafur Hares, Salfit. According […]

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PA security blocks anti wall march

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 20/09/2011 – 11:26 AM ] TULKAREM, (PIC)– Palestinian Authority security forces blocked on Sunday a weekly anti-wall march in Nazlat Issa village, north of Tulkarem city, organizers of the march said. The organizers said they were informed by the PA security apparatuses that their weekly march was […]

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IOF soldiers arrest 5 Palestinians including child, fire gas canisters at women

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 19/09/2011 – 01:31 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) rounded up five Palestinians in Al-Khalil including a 15-year-old boy and two brothers at dawn Monday, local sources said. They said that three were rounded up in Arub refugee camp, north of Al-Khalil, including the child […]

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Jarrar: UN bid is a tactic to resume peace talks

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 19/09/2011 – 01:32 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The PLO’s bid for membership in the UN is an “illusive move” and a “tactic” aimed at resuming peace talks with Israel, said Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine politburo member Khalida Jarrar. “Going to the United Nations as announced […]

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Worker killed, four injured in blast in Gaza smuggling tunnel

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 19/09/2011 – 05:59 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A Palestinian man died and four were injured Sunday in a gas cylinder explosion in a smuggling tunnel east of Salaheddin Gate in southern Gaza Strip. Rescue teams in Rafah governorate managed to recover five tunnel workers after a blast […]

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Outbreak of settler attacks in the West Bank

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 19/09/2011 – 06:05 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Ammunition was fired at houses and a local in Jama’in, south of Nablus, was hit by a car in an outbreak of attacks on Monday after Israeli occupation authorities urged Jewish settlers in the West Bank to gear up for […]

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[JTW Analysis] The International Court of Justice and the Gaza Blockade

Monday, 19 September 2011 | Turkish Weekly | İbrahim Kaya (JTW) With the announcement of the Palmer report regarding the Mavi Marmara incident, a possible application to the International Court of Justice at The Hague was brought to the agenda. The United Nations Secretary General’s Panel of Inquiry named the Palmer Commission constituted of four […]

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Today’s “Run for Silwan” running event highlights oppression in Jerusalem

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video Monday, 19 September, 2011 | 16:36 | « Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — “Run for Silwan” running event is set to start today at 5:30pm. The running event, 8 kilometers long, organized as a joint effort between the Center and international solidarity […]

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Midnight military offense sparks clashes

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video Monday, 19 September, 2011 | 16:51 | « Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — A calm night in Silwan was turned to chaos by an Israeli military patrol early Sunday morning, 18 September. A jeep-mounted loudspeaker blaring high-pitched, offensive messages awoke residents at […]

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